Press Releases

  • SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Encourages Investors Who Have Losses In Excess of $100,000 From Investment In Key Energy Services, Inc. To Contact Brodsky & Smith, LLC Before The October 14, 2014 Lead Plaintiff Deadline In Class Action Lawsu

    September 30 2014 3:58 PM ET

    BALA CYNWYD, Pa., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Law Office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas on behalf of purchasers of Key Energy Services, Inc. ("Key Energy" or the "Company") (KEG) securities during the period between July 25, 2013 through July 17, 2014, inclusive (the "Class Period").

  • Personal Protective Equipment in Marine Transportation

    September 30 2014 3:58 PM ET

    LONDON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This market insight focuses on the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) in the marine transportation industry and also the related opportunities that this industry offers. The primary focus of this insight is on the marine freight and passenger segment, which constitute a major part of the marine transportation industry.

  • Asia-Pacific Non-Vascular Stents Market Outlook to 2020

    September 30 2014 3:57 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia-Pacific Non-Vascular Stents Market Outlook to 2020

  • Los Angeles Has Spoken: Here are the Winners of the $1,000,000 LA2050 Grants Challenge

    September 30 2014 3:56 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, LA2050 – together with the people of Los Angeles – awarded one million dollars to 10 innovative projects that will change Los Angeles for the better. In an effort to democratize philanthropy and engage the Los Angeles community, LA2050 enlisted the help of the Los Angeles community in deciding five of the ten winners.

  • Demotech's President Presents at Bermuda in Boston

    September 30 2014 3:56 PM ET

    COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Demotech's President and Co-founder Joseph L. Petrelli recently participated in a panel at the 2014 Bermuda in Boston Reinsurance Conference coordinated by Macquarie Connections.  Standard & Poor's and Fitch Ratings were also represented on the panel entitled "Feeling the Bloat – Challenges Facing the Reinsurance Industry Today." A full copy of the presentation can be found at this link: http://news.demotech.com/category/pc_research/.

  • Smoking Tobacco in the USA

    September 30 2014 3:54 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary"Smoking Tobacco in the USA" is a new report by ERC that focuses on the extent to which USA Smoking Tobacco market has evolved in line with changing smoking habits, the competitive environment and economic developments, as well as analyzing the implications market realignments have had on top multinational companies.

  • Canada Wealth Report 2014

    September 30 2014 3:52 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SynopsisThis report is the result of WealthInsight's extensive research covering the high net worth individual (HNWI) population and wealth management market in Canada.

    SummaryThis report reviews the performance and asset allocations of HNWIs and Ultra-HNWIs in Canada. It also includes an evaluation of the local wealth management market.

  • National League of Cities CHAMPS Initiative Resulted in 7.5 Million Meals Served to Children

    September 30 2014 3:51 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National League of Cities is awarding 13 cities grants to create programs providing children with afterschool and summer meals.  This effort will build on 7.5 million meals that were served over the last 2.5 years under the program. 

    In addition to grants ranging from $30,000 to $50,000, cities will receive customized technical assistance, access to best practices and national experts, and opportunities for peer learning as they build and expand programs to bring meals to children.

  • UtilX, a Willbros Company; ComEd and Intren Celebrate 2,000 Miles of Reliable Cable

    September 30 2014 3:50 PM ET

    KENT, Wash., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UtilX, a Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) company announced the completion of 2,000 miles of underground cable (either injected or replaced), as part of a multi-year underground (URD) cable reliability program. UtilX celebrated this milestone with the partners who made it possible, ComEd and Intren at ComEd's headquarters in downtown Chicago.

  • ATK Successfully Tests Orion Launch Abort Motor Igniter

    September 30 2014 3:49 PM ET

    ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NASA and ATK (NYSE: ATK) successfully completed a static test of the launch abort motor igniter for the Orion crew capsule's Launch Abort System (LAS). Conducted at ATK's facility in Promontory, Utah, this test is the next step toward qualifying the igniter for production.

  • Cigars and Cigarillos in the USA

    September 30 2014 3:49 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary"Cigars and Cigarillos in the USA" is a new report by ERC that focuses on the extent to which USA Cigars and Cigarillos market has evolved in line with changing smoking habits, the competitive environment and economic developments, as well as analyzing the implications market realignments have had on top multinational companies.

  • Analysis of the Global Advanced Lead Acid (ALA) Batteries Market

    September 30 2014 3:48 PM ET

    LONDON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lead acid (LA) chemistry is one of the oldest, and commercially most well-established, battery technologies. In the past 15–20 years, LA batteries have faced increasing competition from "advanced" battery technologies, perhaps most importantly from lithium ion. In response, the LA battery industry has invested significant R&D resources to improve the technology's performance and make it more competitive.

  • PA Commission for Women Mentorship Symposium Announces Winner of Business Plan Competition

    September 30 2014 3:48 PM ET

    HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Commission for Women today announced Jacqueline McDevitt and Colleen O'Hara as the winners of the 2014 Business Plan Competition. 

    The announcement was made at the inaugural Women's Mentorship Symposium: Paying It Forward in Pittsburgh.

  • Demotech's Presentation at Citizens Meeting

    September 30 2014 3:47 PM ET

    COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Joseph Petrelli shared his perspective on the financial stability of domestic Florida insurance carriers participating in the depopulation of Citizens Property Insurance Company.  His perspective was presented at the September 24, 2014 board of governors meeting. A full copy of the presentation can be found at this link: http://news.demotech.com/category/pc_research/.

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  • Construction Chemicals Market (Asphalt Additives, Concrete Admixtures, Adhesives, Sealants and Protective Coatings) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020

    September 30 2014 3:46 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Construction Chemicals Market (Asphalt Additives, Concrete Admixtures, Adhesives, Sealants and Protective Coatings) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020Growth in the construction industry in BRICS countries coupled with rising government initiatives to boost the utilization of environment friendly products is expected to drive the global construction chemicals market between 2014 and 2020. Construction chemicals include asphalt additives, concrete admixtures, protective coatings, adhesives and sealants.

  • Court Sides With SAF On Key Points In Challenge Of Chicago Gun Range Law

    September 30 2014 3:46 PM ET

    BELLEVUE, Wa., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A federal judge has sided with the Second Amendment Foundation on key points of an on-going legal action against the City of Chicago that challenges the city's municipal code regarding gun ranges inside the city.

  • Louisiana LNG Energy Selects Bechtel as FEED Contractor

    September 30 2014 3:45 PM ET

    HOUSTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Louisiana LNG Energy, LLC ("LLNGE"), has selected Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals, Inc. ("Bechtel") to provide front-end engineering and design ("FEED") for LLNGE's mid-scale LNG export terminal currently under development in Louisiana along the Mississippi River (the "Project"). The Project, which is expected to be online in late 2017, has initial export capacity of 2.0 million tonnes per annum ("MTPA"), possesses deep-water access for very large gas carriers (VLGC), and utilizes modular construction for speed to market and further expansion.

  • Carbon Fiber Market (PAN-based, Pitch-based and Others) for Wind Energy, Automotive, Aerospace and Defense, Sports, Construction and Other End-users - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020

    September 30 2014 3:43 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carbon Fiber Market (PAN-based, Pitch-based and Others) for Wind Energy, Automotive, Aerospace and Defense, Sports, Construction and Other End-users - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020The report analyzes and forecasts the market for carbon fiber on the global and regional level. Demand has been forecast based on volumes (kilo tons) and revenue (USD million) from 2014 to 2020.

  • Tantus becomes a "Five-Time Inc. 5000 Honoree"

    September 30 2014 3:42 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tantus Technologies, Inc. (Tantus) is pleased to announce that it has been named one of the fastest-growing privately held U.S. companies by Inc. Magazine.  Making the "Inc. 5000 List" for the 5th time since 2009, Tantus has experienced over 69% growth in the last three years, continuing to shine in the government services industry.

  • Bellagio Introduces Lago By Renowned Chef Julian Serrano To Resort's Award-Winning Culinary Program

    September 30 2014 3:42 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lago by Julian Serrano, a new concept from one of Las Vegas' most celebrated chefs, will debut at Bellagio Resort & Casino in March 2015. Featuring an exquisite dining room with floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows, Lago will boast the most spectacular views of the resort's iconic fountains ever experienced on The Strip. Adjacent to the dining room, an open-air patio will provide waterfront seating centered on Lake Bellagio.